PMI Eastern Iowa
23 June 2021
PMI EIC Online Professional Development Day (PDD)
13th Annual PMI Eastern Iowa Chapter
Virtual Professional Development Day
Friday, October 30, 2020
7:45 am - 3:30 pm
Theme: Managing Changes to Deliver Solutions
Registration is open
Registrants will receive a web link after the registration period ends, between Oct 26th and 27th, 2020. Registrants will be able to access to the recording until Jan 31st, 2021, at 11:59 pm CST.
Early-bird rates until Sunday October 4th, 2020, 11:59 pm CST
MONTHLY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Disciplined Agile (DA) Toolkit Overview
8/25/20 Virtual Program Recorded Link Available -
Full information at bottom of webpage here
We understand that power or internet might not have been available to some of our members due to the severe derecho storm on 8/10/20, or there may have been other reasons you could not participate in the August virtual program.
A recorded link can be found here.
The recording will be available through 9/8/20 at 11:59 pm CST.
1 Technical PDU
September 10th, 2020 Online meeting
Program: Collaboration Tools for Remote Project Management
Talent Triangle: Technical
Presenter: Karen Lewis, PMP, Behram Kasad, PMP and UFG Team
Location: Online link to the conference will be given to registrants after 9/8/2020
November 12th, 2020 Online meeting
Program: The Future of Work: Corporate Innovation, Coworking, and Collaboration
Talent Triangle: Strategic and Business Management
Presenters: The New Bohemian Innovation Collaborative (NewBoCo)
David Tominsky - Chief Relationship Officer
Jennifer Murphy - Director of Innovation
John Foster - Vault Coworking Community Manager
Location: Online link to the conference will be given to registrants after 11/9/2020
Follow this link for more information on how to claim PDUs for your professional development activities, including our monthly events.
MEMBERSHIP NEWS - September 2020
PMI Eastern Iowa Chapter welcomes our newest member, Victoria Mueller!
PMBOK Guide Seventh Edition, Due Before 12/31/20
A First Look Under the Hood of the PMBOK® Guide – Seventh Edition
For all PMP candidates, we are extending access to the current PMP exam until31 December 2020and postponing the launch of the new PMP exam until2 January 2021.PMP candidates can now schedule and take their PMP exam online from the convenience of their home or office. Check out this link for more information.
New Way to Keep CAPM® Certification Active
Starting 1 October 2020, Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® holders will no longer have to retake the exam to maintain their certification and will instead have to earn 15 Professional Development Units (PDUs) over a 3-year certification cycle through our Continuing Certifications Requirement (CCR) program. Learn more about this new exciting update.
Reminder -- PMI Certification Requirements Reduced for Graduates of GAC Accredited Programs
Effective with the release of the new PMI certification application, graduates of a GAC accredited program are granted substantial credit toward the experience requirement when they complete an application for any PMI certification. This new benefit applies retroactively to the degree program’s initial accreditation date.
PMI Virtual Resources Hub
PMI has compiled a variety of free online resources, virtual events and even a sneak peek of new digital offerings to help you connect with the global community, build skills, and prepare to advance in a post-COVID-19 world. Explore and share these resources, and check back often for updates. Check it out here.
PMI Eastern Iowa Job Board
Powered by a network of PMI chapters in North America, PMlocaljobs is a curated job board listing the top project manager positions out there. Explore the current vacancies and find the right fit to advance your career in project management.
This resource is not only for our members. Other organizations' HR departments can post on our job board to recruit more PM resources. Post your job offer in 2 minutes!
You can share this online brochure with others who may be interested in posting opportunities on the job board.
ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES
PMI's New Virtual Experience Series
Gain insights from project pros around the world. Link here.
Join PMI on September 9th for a new kind of experience.
Created for seasoned project leaders and project pros new to PMI—don’t miss this groundbreaking new series. Free for PMI members!
Everyone celebrates the thought leader, but thoughts alone won't solve the world's biggest challenges. In the face of disruptive technological change, we need action leaders. With their game-changing business projects, awe-inspiring creative pursuits, and innovative collaborations, these doers are turning big ideas into a better reality. Join PMIas we showcase project leaders who turn ideas into action and inspiration into reality.
You can register for free! (Please note, participants at this event will not earn PDUs toward maintaining certification.)
IIL Free Webinars
Our in-kind sponsor IIL is graciously offering more free webinars worth $2,335.00 value for our PMI Eastern Iowa Chapter members! This includes change management, agile, scrum, leadership and more! For those PMI credential holders, you can also earn PDUs!
See more details and register at this link!
The PMI Eastern Iowa Board is thrilled to share that we have secured a $12 discount for all our chapter members at the IIL’s annual IPM Day 2020 Online Conference. IIL (International Institute for Learning) has been our chapter's in-kind printing sponsor for the past several years.
This incredible learning event goes live on November 5, 2020 and remains available through February 7, 2021. The event can be accessed from anywhere you have an internet connection. There is a great lineup of inspiring keynotes and presentations outlining the latest developments in Project Management. What is even more exciting: By joining the conference, PMI credential holders can earn up to 26 PDUs!
This year’s theme is Better Together. As a global project management community, we know the importance of coming together – to face challenges, support one another, and create change in our world and organizations. Let’s continue to prove just how meaningful and powerful projects can be in these unprecedented times.
PM Master Prep offers ongoing 12-week classes to help you prepare for the PMP exam from the comfort of your home, without rote memorization. The next class is:
Oct 3 - Nov 7 Saturdays 11 am - 3 pm Eastern
Details are here.
Professional Development Opportunities in Business Analysis
PMI Eastern Iowa is happy to announce two courses to help you advance your understanding of business analysis. Both courses are on-demand, providing you an opportunity to learn any time, anywhere that is most convenient for you.
More details are available here. This is a great opportunity to learn essential skills that improve your ability to manage projects, at a reduced rate!
Introducing Basics of Disciplined AgileTM Online Course
This self-paced, online course shows you how to choose the right agile solution for your situation, and achieve a way of working that gets better results, faster. Because true business agility comes from freedom, not frameworks.
About PMI Eastern Iowa
The PMI EIC will provide a forum for professional project managers to promote the principles of the Project Management Institute through networking with other project managers, sharing project experiences, providing and receiving training, and supporting project managers in their certification efforts.
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